Macedonia's Rubber Waste Management (RWM) is investing 8.5 million euro in a new tyre recycling plant in Zelino, according to the government.
The investment will create 600 jobs, according to a government a statement following a visit by prime minister Zoran Zaev to the construction site in Zelino, in north-western Macedonia. RWM's recycling plant will spread across 4,500 square metres.
The factory will recycle tyres into rubber materials which can be used in the construction of motorways or sports facilities.
RWM also plans to build an additional two factories in Zelino in the future, according to the statement.